South Dakota Teachers Allowed to Carry Guns In Schools

Locker by Flickr user  dizfunkshinal, licensed by Creative Commons

                  Teachers With Guns?

South Dakota recently signed a Republican sponsored bill that will allow teachers to carry guns in the classroom.  South Dakota took action after the Sandy Elementary School shooting and drafted a bill to advance gun carry rights.

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New Mexico 15 Year Old Kills 5 Family Members

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Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives

Prosecutors are still deciding whether to charge, 15 year-old Nehemiah Griego, as an adult for the murders of his five family members.  Victims include Greg Griego (Father), Sara Griego (mother), Zephania (9), Jael (5), and Angelina (2).  Nehemiah Griego was charged with two counts of murder and three counts of child abuse ending in death.

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Jovan Belcher Murders Girl Friend And Takes His Own Life

 

My Bullet, by Flickr user William Hook, licensed using Creative Commons.

Chiefs linebacker Javon Belcher fatally shot girlfriend, then pulled trigger on himself.

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher (25) shot and killed his girlfriend, Kasandra Perkins (22), during a domestic dispute on December 1st.   He later turned the gun on himself after arriving at Arrowhead Stadium.  Belcher’s mother, who witnessed the murder, called 9-1-1 shortly before 8 a.m. to have Perkins rushed to the hospital but the multiple gunshots ultimately proved to be fatal.  The couple left behind a 3-month-old daughter.

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